Shai Agmon

Mr Shai Agmon

Research topic:
Political Theory, Institutional Limits of Markets, Legal Philosophy, Public Policy
Degree course:
DPhil
Email:
shai.agmon@politics.ox.ac.uk

Research Themes:
Political Theory Democratic theory Equality Liberalism Democracy and Democratic Theory Norms, legitimacy and justification 

Publications

Agmon, Shai & Hitchens, Matt. “Prioritarianism: A (Pluralist) Defence.” Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy 15, no.1 (2019): http://www.jesp.org/index.php/jesp/article/view/602

Agmon, Shai. “Could Present Laws Legitimately Bind Future Generations? A Normative Analysis of the Jeffersonian Model.” Intergenerational Justice Review 9, no. 2 (2016) :http://www.igjr.org/ojs/index.php/igjr/article/view/548/0

Agmon, Shai & Sharon, Assaf. “Justice and the Market.” forthcoming in A. Dorfman and A. Harel (eds.) Cambridge Handbook on Privatization 

Conference Papers and Presentations

  • September 2019, “Bankers, Suicide Bombers and the ‘Real People’: A Comparative Analysis of Israeli and European Right-wing Populism,” Euroean Association of Israeli Studies Annual Conference (EAIS), Charles University, Prague. 
  • July 2018, “Wealthy Thumbs on the Scales of Justice: A Normative Analysis of the Market of Legal Representation in the Adversarial Legal System”, Pubic Lecture for the staff of the Office of Legal Counsel and Legislative Affairs, Israeli Ministry of Justice.
  • June 2018, “Justice and the Market”, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics Conference: Privatization: A Contested Concept(Co-Lectured with Dr. Assaf Sharon), Tel-Aviv University Faculty of Law.
  • May 2018, “Wealthy Thumbs on the Scales of Justice: A Normative Analysis of the Market of Legal Representation in the Adversarial Legal System”, The 4th Annual Conference of the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, University of Birmingham.
  • May 2018, “Wealthy Thumbs on the Scales of Justice: A Normative Analysis of the Market of Legal Representation in the Adversarial Legal System,” Professor Alon Harel’s Workshop Law and Political Theory, Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law.
  • May 2018, “Bankers, Suicide Bombers and the ‘Real People’: A Comparative Analysis of Israeli and European Right-wing Populism,” Graduate Workshop (Co-Lectured with Yonatan Levi), Taub Center for Israel Studies, New York University. 
  • November 2016, “Could Present Laws Legitimately Bind Future Generations? A Normative Analysis of the Jeffersonian Model,” 2015-16 Intergenerational Justice Prize Conference, Berlin.
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